(Here’s Part I in case you missed it.) Many of these entries will be quite brief. My apologies, but I’m watching them pretty quickly this month and am trying to get them out there as I watch ‘em. More on the way…
Monkey Business (1931) Norman Z. McLeod
Universal – The Marx Brothers Silver Screen Collection Blu-ray (1:19)
Monkey Business is the third Marx Brothers film, but the first to be shot from an original screenplay. (The first two, The Cocoanuts (1929) and Animal Crackers (1930), were by and large adaptations of their Broadway shows.) Is it a better film than Animal Crackers? Is it their best film before Duck Soup (1933)?